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WordPress REST API: What It Is and How to Get Started Using It

If you’ve spent any time in the WordPress community over the past few years, chances are you’ve heard reference made to the new REST API. However, unless you’re an experienced developer, you may not have any idea what the WordPress REST API actually is.

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Is Going to Conferences Worth the Hassle? #WCEU – Transparency Report #41

Welcome to the 41st edition of the monthly transparency report (for June 2018). In this series, I do my best to share what's been going on in the company, what we've learned, and how you can apply it to your business, too.

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Build for Gutenberg: How Plugin and Theme Authors Are Addressing the Transition to Gutenberg

At WordCamp Europe 2018, Matt Mullenweg laid out a rough roadmap for Gutenberg over the next several months. In July, there’s going to be a big push to increase Gutenberg adoption, with a 5.0 beta in play for August (or beyond; actually, probably beyond). The impending integration may have you…

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How to Start a Blog: Complete Guide From Zero Experience to 150,000+ Readers Every Month

If you ever wondered how to start a blog then you're in the right place. This detailed guide goes through every crucial step on your way from blank screen to a lively blog that gets read. We tell it all without pulling any punches! 👊

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WordPress.com vs WordPress.org – What’s the Difference?

The whole WordPress.com vs WordPress.org thing is really confusing. For everyone. First off, and it needs to be said right away, WordPress.org and WordPress.com are two entirely different websites / organizations / web solutions. Here's everything you need to know.

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July 2018 Comics w/ CodeinWP … #Sitemaps #HourlyRates #ProductFeatures #Armageddon

Hi guys! It's time to get to our regular dose of WordPress / tech comics! This month, we're featuring five new cartoons (plus tarot cards), and the one thing we can guarantee you is at least a smile!

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#WCEU WordCamp Europe 2018 – What Went Down? 🗞️ July 2018 WordPress News w/ CodeinWP

This is the July 2018 edition of "This Month in WordPress with CodeinWP." Since WordCamp Europe 2018 was the biggest news from the past month, we decided to make this round-up entirely about WCEU. Here are the highlights.

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5 Best Website Screenshot Tools (Tested and Approved)

After much testing, we've decided on five of the best website screenshot tools on the market. Some have simple user interfaces with Google Chrome extensions, while others are built more for developers. In addition, we decided on a few free options, along with some premium ones. Keep reading to see…

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20 Awesome Design Portfolios to See Before Creating Your Own

Looking for quality examples of best design portfolios? We rounded up our favorite portfolios from successful graphic artists. Check 'em out!

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20+ Best Bootstrap 4 Templates (Free and Premium)

Need to add new sections, or maybe whole new elements to your website? This is actually possible without having to rebuild everything completely. Some of the best Bootstrap 4 templates will help you do that.

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How to Redesign Your Business Website – Transparency Report #40

Welcome to the 40th(!) edition of the monthly transparency report (for May 2018). This is a series where I go through everything that's been going on in the business. And I don't hold back! Whether it's good or bad, it's all here.

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3 Best GoDaddy Alternatives for WordPress Sites – Cheaper, Faster, Better

Looking for some viable GoDaddy alternatives? As good as GoDaddy is for some customers, it is not perfect for all scenarios and website setups. You might need either something that's cheaper, more WordPress-optimized, more reliable, or all of the above. Here are the top GoDaddy alternatives in the market.

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We Asked 32 Agencies About Their Best and Worst Types of Clients to Work With; Here’s What They Said

We asked 32 different agencies and freelancers in the dev-design-tech segment to tell us what makes a good client in their book, and what drives them crazy when things don't work out as planned. Here's what they said.

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June 2018 Comics w/ CodeinWP … #GDPR #AI #WordPressPlugins #HiringTraps

This is our June 2018 roundup of comics related to WordPress, tech, AI, being a professional in the web era, and other cool things. All designed by our illustrator friend João Santos. Check them out, and tell us which one you like best.

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WordPress Turns 15, Gets GDPR Update, New Repo Rules Affecting Theme and Plugin Authors 🗞️ June 2018 WordPress News w/ CodeinWP

This is the June 2018 edition of "This Month in WordPress with CodeinWP." WordPress is now 15 years old! Apart from that, WordPress got a big new "minor" release, Gutenberg keeps growing, new changes in the theme and plugin repos, and more.

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